WILLIS CREEK RAWS SITE, Colorado Experimental Fire Weather Point Forecast Matrice(PFM).

WILLIS CREEK RAWS-CUSTER CO
38.00N 105.05W ELEV. 9400 FT
218 PM MDT THU JUL 24 2014

DATE           07/24/14      FRI 07/25/14            SAT 07/26/14            SUN
MDT 3HRLY     15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06
UTC 3HRLY     21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12 15 18 21 00 03 06 09 12

MIN/MAX                      56          78          53          78          52
TEMP          76 68 64 61 58 58 77 75 76 69 59 56 55 55 75 77 76 69 59 54 54 53
DEWPT         37 46 45 45 46 46 45 44 47 50 53 50 49 47 51 50 49 54 50 48 49 51
MAX/MIN RH                   68          31          85          37          93
RH            24 45 50 56 64 64 32 33 36 51 80 80 80 74 43 39 39 59 72 80 83 93
WIND DIR      SW NW  W SW SW SW NW NE  E  E NW  W  W  W NW NE NE NE  N NE  W  N
WIND SPD       9  1  4  6  8  6  4  2  4  3  3  4  6  9  6  3  9  8  4  1  2  4
CLOUDS        B1 B1 B1 SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B2 B1 SC SC SC SC B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1 B1
POP 12HR                     30          40          30          40          40
RAIN SHWRS    IS SC IS IS          SC SC SC SC             SC SC SC SC
TSTMS         IS SC IS IS          SC SC SC SC             SC SC SC SC
LAL            3  4  3  2  1  1  1  4  4  4  4  1  1  1  1  4  4  4
HAINES         3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  3  2  3  3  3  3  3  3  3
15K WIND DIR  SW  W  W  W  W NW NW  W  W  W  W  W  W NW NW  W  W  W  W SW  W SW
15K WIND SPD  10 12 18 24 19 16 13 10  8 10 11 18 21 16 11 11 10  8  4  4  2  0
MIX HGT       13 11  5  3  2  2 10 11 11  9  4  3  2  2 10 12 12 10  3  2  3  3
T WIND DIR    SW  W  W  W  W  W NW  W  W  W NW  W  W  W NW  W  W  W  N  E SE  E
T WIND SPD    10 16 20 17 17 18 13  8  9 12  8 10 10 11 14 13 11 11  8  6  9  5
SMOKE DISP    VG EX GD FR PR PR VG GD GD GD PR PR PR PR VG VG VG VG PR PR PR PR
CRTCL FWX POT  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  U  P  U  U  U  U  U


DATE           07/27/14  MON 07/28/14  TUE 07/29/14  WED 07/30/14  THU 07/31/14
MDT 6HRLY     12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18 00   06 12 18
UTC 6HRLY     18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00 06   12 18 00

MAX/MIN          70      49    69      50    71      48    67      47    68
TEMP          69 59 52   51 68 63 54   52 70 62 52   49 66 59 51   49 67 62
DEWPT         57 56 51   50 59 57 52   50 57 58 50   47 54 54 47   46 55 56
PWIND DIR        NE       S    SE      SW     N       N    NE      NW    SE
WIND CHAR       <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15     <15   <15
AVG CLOUDS    B1 B2 B2   B2 B2 B2 B2   B1 B1 B2 B2   B1 B1 B1 B1   B1 B1 B2
POP 12HR         50      50    40      30    40      30    30      30    20
RAIN SHWRS    SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   IS IS SC SC   IS SC SC SC   IS IS IS
TSTMS         SC SC SC   SC SC SC SC   IS IS SC SC   IS SC SC SC   IS IS IS

BELOW IS A WEATHER ELEMENT KEY FOR THIS PRODUCT DAY 1 THROUGH 3... MAX/MIN TEMP OR MIN/MAX TEMP(F).....MAXIMUM/MINIMUM AIR TEMPERATURE TEMP(F).............................AIR TEMPERATURE DEWPT(F)............................DEW POINT TEMPERATURE MIN/MAX RH OR MAX/MIN RH(%).........MAXIMUM/MINIMUM HUMDITY RH(%)...............................RELATIVE HUMIDITY WIND DIR(8 POINT COMPASS)...........WIND DIRECTION WIND SPD(MPH).......................WIND SPEED CLOUDS(CAT).........................CLOUD COVER CATEGORY EXAMPLE: CL = CLEAR; FW = FEW; SC = SCATTERED; BK = BROKEN; OV = OVERCAST CLOUDS(%)...........................CLOUD COVER AS A PERCENTAGE POP 12HR(%).........................PROBABILITY FOR ACCUMULATING PRECIPITATION WEATHER... TYPE... RAIN...........RAIN RAIN SHWRS.....RAIN SHOWERS TSTMS..........THUNDERSTORMS DRIZZLE........DRIZZLE SNOW...........SNOW SNOWSHWRS......SNOW SHOWERS SLEET..........SLEET FRZG RAIN......FREEZING RAIN FRZG DRZL......FREEZING DRIZZLE K..............SMOKE F..............FOG COVERAGE... IS.............ISOLATED SC.............SCATTERED NM.............NUMEROUS O..............OCCASIONAL S..............SLIGHT CHANCE C..............CHANCE L..............LIKELY WD.............WIDESPREAD D..............DEFINITE AR.............AREAS PA.............PATCHY LAL(CAT)............................LIGHTNING ACTIVITY LEVEL HAINES(CAT).........................HAINES INDEX 10K WIND DIR(8 POINT COMPASS).......10000 FOOT WIND DIRECTION 10K WIND SPD(MPH)...................10000 FOOT WIND SPEED MIX HGT(THOUSANDS OF FT AGL)........MIXING HEIGHT EXAMPLE: 6 = 6000 FEET; 12 = 12000 FEET; <1 = LESS THAN 1000 FOOT T WIND DIR(8 POINT COMPASS).........TRANSPORT WIND DIRECTION T WIND SPD(MPH).....................TRANSPORT WIND SPEED SMOKE DISP(CAT(KT-FT))...................SMOKE DISPERSION CATEGORY EXAMPLE: PR = POOR; FR = FAIR; GD = GOOD; VG = VERY GOOD; EX = EXCELLENT CRTCL FWX POT........................CRITICAL FIRE WEATHER POTENTIAL CRTCL FWX POT USES TEMPERATURE, HUMIDITY, WIND, WIND GUST, AND HAINES EXAMPLE: U = UNLIKELY; P = POSSIBLE; L = LIKELY; S = SEVERE DAY 4 THROUGH 7... MAX/MIN TEMP OR MIN/MAX TEMP(F).....MAXIMUM/MINIMUM AIR TEMPERATURE TEMP(F).............................AIR TEMPERATURE DEWPT(F)............................DEW POINT TEMPERATURE RH(%)...............................RELATIVE HUMIDITY WIND SPD(MPH).......................WIND SPEED EXAMPLE: <15 = LESS THAN 15 MPH; 15> = 15 MPH OR GREATER AVE CLOUDS(CAT).....................AVERAGE CLOUD COVER CATEGORY POP 12HR(%).........................PROBABILITY FOR ACCUMULATING PRECIPITATION WEATHER... SEE DAY 1 THROUGH 3 WEATHER DESCRIPTIONS


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